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Camp Jacobson – Assistant Specialists (Seasonal)

Specialty activities include (but aren’t limited to):

  • Applicants must be available to work from 8:15am-4:15pm, Mondays through Fridays, for the full camp season, June 29th – August 21st (camp closed on July 3rd).
  • Sports: Baseball, basketball, soccer, hockey, flag football, kickball, whiffleball, archery, tennis, swimming, lacrosse, gymnastics
  • Creative arts: Arts & crafts, music, dance, drama, PHL (Positive Healthy Living)
  • Adventure: Rock wall, eurobungee, zip line, ropes course, go-karts

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Incoming High School Junior and older
  • Must have a desire to work with campers ages 3-13
  • Prior experience working with children is preferred

SPECIFIC TASKS:

  • Assist Head Specialist in creating curriculum for your specialty
  • Assist in teaching skills and delivering a quality program specific to your specialty area
  • Provide positive feedback and guidance to campers
  • Assist with the inventory and organization of supplies prior to the start of camp
  • Clean up and pack up inventory and label all supplies remaining at the end of the season. Submit a list of supplies to Camp Administration
  • Be prepared as each group arrives and run your activity in a smooth and timely fashion
  • Assist in other camp activities including special events, theme days, arrival and departure
  • Be prepared to run and/or assist with rainy day and hot day programs
  • Keep area safe and clean at all times
  • Attend pre-camp staff training and orientation sessions
  • Have fun and be enthusiastic!
  • Other duties as assigned by Camp Administration

 

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